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Austin Peay State University students recreate campus buildings out of graham crackers

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – On November 20th, 2019, the Austin Peay State University (APSU) Woodward Library hosted its inaugural Graham Cracker Challenge, funded by a Student Academic Success Initiative (SASI) grant. APSU students submitted nine graham cracker structures modeling a building — past or present — on Austin Peay State University’s campus.

Austin Peay State University Woodward Library hosted its inaugural Graham Cracker Challenge. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University Woodward Library hosted its inaugural Graham Cracker Challenge. (APSU)

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Austin Peay State University reorganizes public safety, names Sammie Williams new police chief

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University Campus Police veteran Sammie Williams doesn’t like to be the center of attention. On a recent Friday morning, he stood uncomfortably inside the APSU Browning Building while a crowd of onlookers applauded.

Sammie Williams is sworn in as police chief by Austin Peay State University President Alisa White. (APSU)

Sammie Williams is sworn in as police chief by Austin Peay State University President Alisa White. (APSU)

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APSU takes a look back 20 years at the 1999 Tornado

 

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Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Twenty years ago, on January 22nd, 1999, a powerful E3 tornado ripped its way across the Austin Peay State University (APSU) campus, causing millions of dollars in damages that, according to the Tennessean, resulted in “The largest single property loss in state history.”

Downed trees littered the APSU campus following the 1999 tornado.

Downed trees littered the APSU campus following the 1999 tornado.

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A Look Back at Austin Peay State University in 2017

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University, which turned 90 in April, experienced another big year, with new buildings and programs transforming the campus over the last 12 months.

Women’s volleyball and men’s football electrified the community this fall, and in August, thousands of people cheered as the afternoon sky went dark for nearly two minutes. As this 90th year comes to an end, here are some of the major stories that came out of Austin Peay in 2017.

The Austin Peay Volleyball team is the 2017 OVC Champions.

The Austin Peay Volleyball team is the 2017 OVC Champions.

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Austin Peay State University to hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new Jenkins Building October 6th

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Last February, the Austin Peay State University Office of University Advancement relocated to 318 College Street, marking the beginning of APSU’s expansion into downtown Clarksville.

At 2:00pm, on Friday, October 6th, 2017 the University will officially celebrate this milestone with a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the campus’ new Jenkins Building, home of University Advancement. The ceremony will take place at 416 College Street.

APSU Jenkins Building

APSU Jenkins Building

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APSU student David Woods starts work on Clarksville campus Tree Inventory

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – There is a tree near the Browning Building and McCord Building on the campus of Austin Peay State University that has seen it all.

Over the years, the massive oak has watched Austin Peay grow from a normal school to a college to a University with over 10,000 students, all the while withstanding the passage of time — and the pounding of an F4 tornado that devastated Clarksville in 1999.

Austin Peay State University GIS Major David Woods is cataloguing all the trees on the main APSU campus.

Austin Peay State University GIS Major David Woods is cataloguing all the trees on the main APSU campus.

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Austin Peay State University has Record Number of military graduates honored at APSU coin presentation ceremony

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Before Austin Peay State University celebrates its 88th Spring Commencement on May 5th, those active duty and military veterans graduating alongside their classmates were honored for their dedication in the classroom and in service to the nation.

A record number of graduating seniors were honored at the military and veteran graduate recognition and coin presentation ceremony on May 3rd, as 76 men and women were recognized and presented with APSU’s military coin, as well as a special cord to wear with their commencement regalia.

Austin Peay held Coin Presentation Ceremony for military graduates Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017. (Henry Kilpatrick, APSU)

Austin Peay held Coin Presentation Ceremony for military graduates Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017. (Henry Kilpatrick, APSU)

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Austin Peay State University celebrates 90th anniversary with special event and tree planting

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University President Alisa White and her husband, Elliott Herzlich, commemorated the University’s 90th anniversary with a special ceremony and tree planting on Wednesday.

The noon event took place on the lawn in front of the Browning Building, and it included performances by the Governors’ Own Marching Band, the APSU Chamber Singers, the University Choir, the Austin Peay Dance Team and members of the APSU Cheerleading Squad.

Austin Peay President Alisa White and alumnus Evans Harvill (’46), son of former APSU president Halbert Harvill, planted a tree on the Browning lawn. On February 10th, 1954, President Harvill helped plant a tree in honor of Austin Peay State College’s 25th anniversary. (Beth Lowary, APSU)

Austin Peay President Alisa White and alumnus Evans Harvill (’46), son of former APSU president Halbert Harvill, planted a tree on the Browning lawn. On February 10th, 1954, President Harvill helped plant a tree in honor of Austin Peay State College’s 25th anniversary. (Beth Lowary, APSU)

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APSU University Advancement relocates to Jenkins building on College Street

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University Office of University Advancement began the process of moving to its new home at 318 College Street on Friday, February 11th.

The building has been formally named the Jenkins Building, in honor of the support provided by the Jenkins family, who owned the property prior to the University acquisition of the property.

The Office of University Advancement moved into the Jenkins Building in February 2017. (Beth Lowary, APSU)

The Office of University Advancement moved into the Jenkins Building in February 2017. (Beth Lowary, APSU)

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